POISED


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POISEDProcess for Organization of Internet Standards Working Group
References in classic literature ?
Mingott; and around and below, wave after wave of black silk surged away over the edges of a capacious armchair, with two tiny white hands poised like gulls on the surface of the billows.
Nearer and nearer she came to where Tarzan of the Apes crouched upon his limb, the coils of his long rope poised ready in his hand.
He was fuming under a repressive law which he was forced to acknowledge: he was dangerously poised, and Rosamond's voice now brought the decisive vibration.
Just for an instant he poised above the unsuspecting Bara and then he launched himself downward upon the sleek back.
3 : to be or become ready for something The company was poised for success.
Commercial real estate in Westchester County is poised for a very healthy, upbeat 2007.
In a nutshell: Fischer transforms the Philharmonic into a warm Middle European ensemble, with a poised Chalifour honorable in Dvorak's Violin Concerto.
Given the alien quality of Rio's landscape, it seems appropriate that the form of the museum should most obviously suggest a flying saucer, seemingly poised for take-off on the edge of the water.
Through a combination of hands-on management, the implementation of aggressive tenant retention programs, renovations, and capital improvements, the property now offers a very stable cash flow and is poised for even further appreciation going forward.